Hot Water Circulator Pumps Video

The Purpose of a Hot Water Circulator Pumps and How They Work in a Heating System

By Mark J. Donovan

In this video, Mark Donovan of discusses hot water circulator pumps and how they are used in hot water heating systems and domestic hot water supply systems.

A circulator pump plays an integral role in providing heat to your home’s heating zones. It works in conjunction with the hot water boiler, zone valves, and expansion tank.

When replacing a hot water circulator pump it is important to look at not only the horsepower rating, but also the head pressure rating and the gallons per minute flow rate.

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